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n four years in a row. with martin o'malley, our children always come first. tropical trouble. a storm system moves north into florida threatening heavy rain and flooding to much of the east coast. we'll tell where you it's headed and what residents can expect. danger in the sky. landing gear trouble forces yet another passenger jet to make an emergency landing. this time, in milwaukee, just days after a similar plane skidded to a halt at jfk, raising new questions about the safety of that aircraft. and polygamy probe. the stars of a hit new reality show about a man and his four wives find themselves at the center of a police investigation after allowing cameras into their home. will the real-life big love end up in the big house early this september morning, september
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29th, 2010. september morning, september 29th, 2010. of captioning funded by cbs rain is gone thank goodness at least here in the city for the moment. good morning, everybody i'm harry smith. >> a lot is cooking in the tropics. good morning, everyone i'm maggie rodriguez. >> we'll get to that in a sengd. one of the other stories we're covering this morning you've heard of this out of texas, a brawl that he erupted, not a college game or semipro game or a high school game but at a pee wee football game. jeff glor will investigate and we'll have that for you in a bit. first we start in south florida. a tropical depression is pushing through bringing heavy rain and possible flooding. and before it's all over, it could impact much of the east coast. sherry williams of our miami station wfor is in miami beach and has the very latest. good morning. >> reporter: good morning,
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harry. in south florida, getting quite the soaking. i'm actually wading in water as we are here on miami beach, of course with the heavy downpours, flooding is a big concern today. the roadway behind me already washed out as drivers have been dealing with that as they come through this area. so, flooding is a big concern as these downpours continue to hit us. they have come through overnight into the morning hours. the rain just picking up on us moments ago. the worst of what we're being told is we've been dealing with this all morning. the bad news about that, it's not going away anytime soon as we are expected to continue dealing with this flooding and water collecting and gathering south florida as the day goes on. harry. >> sherry williams, thank you very much. we go over to dave price and find out where this storm is headed g. morning, sir. >> she was right. we are just seeing the storm pick up, not very well organized right now but going over the florida peninsula around south florida into the atlantic where it will get some energy and that rotation is going to be more well formed. our biggest concerns, once it
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moves through florida, rolling into the carolinas, places like wilmington already pounded, another three possibly to eight inches of rain expected as this system begins to zoom on up the coast and, again, it is going to follow a quick path all the way through to the northeast but the biggest concerns tomorrow, what could be, it could become a tropical storm, later on today. that would be nicole. we'll watch it but a serious rainmaker and the concern is flooding. back to you. maggie. >> people forget hurricane season goes until the end of november. naing you very much. the latest emergency landing with another airliner in milwaukee. our news correspondent nancy cordes is in washington with the latest. good morning, nancy. >> reporter: good morning. tuesday' emergency landing bears striking and troubling similarities to last saturday's incident at new york's jfk
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airport. skywest airlines flight 3074 enrote from omaha to milwaukee was forced to make an emergency landing tuesday night. the problem? the plane's left landing gear was stuck. >> you could hear him trying to put the landing gear down about four or five times. >> reporter: about 5:10:00 p.m., the plane with 36 passengers and a crew of three, landed safely. it was eerily reminiscent, though, of last saturday's dramatic landing at jfk. >> heads down, stay down. >> reporter: delta connection flight 4951 carrying 64 people, also could not lower part of its landing gear. >> brace for impact. >> reporter: lighting the night sky in a shower of sparks as one wing dragged along the tarmac. no one was injured. but, both planes were products of the canadian company bombardier, both of the crj model series, a plane with at least five landing gear malfunctions in two years. december 15th, 2008, a mesa airlines crj-900 landed safely
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at chicago's o'hare. june 11th, 2009 an atlantic southeast airline crj 200 made an emergency landing in atlanta. may 23rd of this year jet another skywest crj 200 touched down safely in ontario, california. bombardier released a statement about the latest incident saying, quote, the aircraft has logged more than 27 million flight hours and more than 22 million take-off and landing cycles so these are very good and reliable aircraft. >> you mentioned five similar incident the last two years. is that unusual? >> reporter: it is unusual. it is not that uncommon for a tire to blow, which makes landing a little more nerve wracking but for the landing gear to fail a a altogether is much more serious. the planes are commuter jets and make short flights, many flights a day and there is more wear and tear on the landing gear but still something like this shouldn't happen. >> what about the faa announcing any plans to ground aircraft or
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do additional safety inspections in light of this? >> reporter: no word from the faa yet but will certainly be taking a look at this problem happening twice in rapid succession. >> nancy cordes in washington. thank you, nancy. harry? to president obama back on the campaign trail trying to reignite the fire in young voters who helped him win the white house. but getting them to support democrats this year seems to be a bit of a challenge. cbs news chief white house correspondent chip reid is traveling with the president in des moines. good morning, chip. >> reporter: good morning. the president is doing whatever he can to fire up the democratic base before election day. he told "rolling stone" magazine it is irresponsible and inexcusable for democrats not to go to the polls and at the university of wisconsin he gave a barn-burner of a speech. >> what did you say, wisconsin? >> yes, we can! >> reporter: recalling his glory days on the 2008 campaign trail. >> hello, wisconsin! >> reporter: president obama rally ad raucous crowd of at
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least 15,000 people at the university of wisconsin in a speech us that beamed to more than 100 college campus campuses nationwide. >> we cannot sit this one out. we cannot let this country fall backwards because the rest of us didn't care enough to fight. the stakes are too high for our country and for your future. >> reporter: this is the first in a series of campaign rallies aimed at reigniting enthusiasm among young voters who helped propel the president to victory two years ago. but, the problem for democrats is that many young voters are far less interested in the midterm elections now just five weeks away. >> as far as this election coming up, i don't think it's there at all. >> just trying to get excitement for other people, not himself. i guess that kind of changes. >> reporter: makes it a lot harder. >> yeah. >> our united states senator russ feingold. >> reporter: other democrats like senator russ feingold who recently avoided appearing with the president at a campaign event but tuesday night made a surprise stop.
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>> you are my president. you are our president. and i'm thrilled that you are here with all us badgers! >> reporter: the president returns the favor hoping to give a boost to fine gold, not long ago was favored to win election but is now trailing in the polls. >> because, if everybody who fought for change in 2008 shows up to vote in 2010, we will win. we will win. the polls say the same thing, we will win. >> reporter: today, the president changes the focus back to the economy, with another backyard event but there are more campaign-style rallies on college campuses scheduled in the weeks to come. back to you. >> chip reid in des moines, thanks. joins is bob woodward author of the new book o alabama's wars live in the studio this morning. this is a book, ostensibly about afghanistan. as it turns out, it really is about pakistan, which is in the news these days because of all
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the drone attacks. the lara logan piece, right on the border and 60 minutes there over the weekend. this is a war that's not going away. but, as it turns out, it ends up being so much more about pakistan. >> exactly. i saw that 60 minutes piece and you see how violent it is in afghanistan and, of course, the dirty little secret here that's not a secret is that the safe havens for al qaeda and the taliban are in pakistan and so they've literally, there in pakistan, the taliban inurgent go back for r & r weekends then their trucks being waved through by pakistanis at their border checkpoints to go into afghanistan to kill american soldiers. >> the thing that is, i think, so interesting about this book is it puts all the characters in their proper places. and then you see, though, that
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these folks are infused with ambition and intelligence and have lots of things at stake and there really is quite a lot of friction among them all, as they are theoretically trying to get to the same place. >> yes, that's right. i mean, it's intense. what i find is that -- kind of the summation of some of this -- so much is unsettled. the president's committed to 30,000 more troops into afghanistan. but, in these secret meetings in the situation room in the white house, he repeatedly says, we need a plan to get out. there can be no wiggle room. i'm not going to do ten years. he is out of afghanistan psychologically and the question is, for a commander in chief of don't you have to be kind of the guy who's up there, yes, we can, we're going to win? >> uh-huh. well, of course, when he takes
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over they are already in this war for seven years and what he was not going to do in the book was give the military a blank check in an open-ended deal saying go do your best. >> yes. he tried to limit it in terms of the number of troops and the strategy. some people in the military, like general petraeus felt, well, we've got 30,000, we asked for 40,000. the limitation on the mission is -- is not that great and what we have to do -- and, i mean, this is true at cbs, the "washington post," any institution -- >> reality. >> -- show progress and you'll be given more time. >> one of the criticisms that comes to you when you write these books is people think you must give truth serum to the people you interview but also people come off best are the ones who talk to you the most. how you would respond to that? >> well, i talk to nearly everyone in this case, including the president and the vice
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president, secretary of defense have said they talked to me. the key to this in the spine of the book are these notes of nsc meetings, the documentation. so, it's not somebody's favored spun recollection. it is exactly what happened. and, you know, some people -- there are many -- this is what can make your head hurt. you can look at it, like the white house read it, people there, and robert gibbs, the press secretary, essentially embraced the book. said, read the whole book. this is a story of a president struggling. other people have read it and said this is a story of a president who doesn't know exactly where he's going. >>s it t depends on your -- where you come from, what you take away from it, without question. one of the other very telling things is stanley mcchris extol, sort of the foretelling of his own downfall and lots of really
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very interesting and amazing things in here. bob woodward, we're out of time. thank you very much for being here this morning. >> to the news desk now, lots it talk about there, too. erica hill is here. >> good morning. this morning security officials in several european countries track possible terror plots with islamic connections. the alleged plots include commando-style raids and even hostage taking. cbs news correspondent mark phillips is in london this morning with the latest. good morning. >> good morning, erica. security agencies are calling the threats credible islamist-linked terror plots but have said no attack was imminent and with one exception, the terror level has not been raised. the only actual evidence of any increased terror threat has been in france, where there have been a series of security alerts including at the eiffel tower last night. the second threat there in two weeks. the terror threat level has been raised in france, which fears of
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backlash from north african militants over attempts to ban the wearing of burqas by muslim women. britain and germany have also been named as potential targets but terror threat levels have not been raised. >> it comes out of the maturity in the style of attacks that pakistan has very sadly been having for a long time. >> reporter: the alleged plots are said to have been modeled on the attacks in mumbai, india two years ago in which commando-style terrorists from pakistan attack public places, killing more than 1770 people. this recent plot, security sources say, has been foyled by the increased use of unmanned drone strikes on terror cells in pakistan, as well. known leading figures of al qaeda groups have reportedly been targeted. there are inconsistencies in this story, particularly in france, where security alerts have been prompted by phoned-in bomb threats. normally, al qaeda doesn't do warnings. one added agreedient in the
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terror story today the arrest of a man in spain of a man suspected of financing al qaeda in. spain has been trying to nab him for two years. >> mark, thank you. >> a victory for the obama administration in the debate over stem cells. yesterday a federal appeals court ruled government-funned embryonic stem cell research can continue for now. they ordered last month to block that research, a decision that is being appealed. of. former president carter is expected to be released from a cleveland hospital this morning. mr. carter was admitted yesterday after experiencing an upset stomach during a flight from atlanta. the 85-year-old former president plans to resume his book tour today. and actress lindsay lohan is back in rehab this morning. yesterday the new photo was
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released showing her on her west hollywood terrace reading a self-help book called "the power of rest" she voluntarily checked into rehab yesterday. she must stay there until her next court date, which is october 22nd. mark your calendar for that one. dave price, let's switch things up a bit here, a first check
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that's a quick look at your weather picture. much of the rest of the country rather quiet, high heat in the pacific northwest. we'll talk about that in a while, folks. >> thank you, dave. >> yep. >> coming up for us, one husband, four wives and one reality tv show. now the whole family is under investigation after allowing cameras to follow their every
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move. we'll tell you why. also this isn't football. it may seem like ultimate fighting. we'll find out how this pee wee game spun out of control. >> and the winner is -- wrong, how an on-air flub ruined the ending of australia's next top model. you are watching "the early show" on cbs. i love you grandma. grandma just makes me happy. ♪ to know, know, know you grandma is the bestest. the total package. grandpa's cooooooooool. way cool. ♪ grandpa spoils me rotten. ♪ to know, know, know you ♪ is to love... some people call us frick and frack. we do finger painting. this is how grandpa and i roll. ♪ and i do [ pins fall ] grandma's my best friend. my best friend ever. my best friend ever.
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it is illegal to have more than one spouse. >> i heard that. >> it's called polygamy. yet this man is on tv on a new reality show flaunting four wives. now authorities in utah are opening up an investigation and charging the whole family possibly with a third degree felony. we'll talk more about that. speaking of adults in need of better supervision, we'll talk about pee wee football in texas, also coming up. >> this portion of "the early
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it is a wednesday morning, everybody. we have a big crowd out there this morning. welcome back to "the early show." coming up we know football is a violent sport. but even pee wee football? think about -- this is -- this is in response to something that happened on the field. these parents and these coaches, i mean -- they are out o of control. they are absolutely out of control. we will focus in on some of what happened there and it's a brawl at a pee wee football game in texas. ands it the kids, as it turns out, will end up really paying the price for that. we'll get to that story in a bit. proof anything can happen on live television. during the finale of
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the host announced the winner but gets word in her here she's announced the wrong winner after the poor girl made her acceptance speech and everything. everyone is mortified. we're talking about that this morning. is it real or a publicity stunts? i hate to be a cynic. >> i wonder. >> we'll look at that ahead. first a new reality tv show about a polygamist family in eutaw is drawing unexpected and unwanted attention. priya david-clemens is in los angeles this morning with the story. good morning, priya. >> the show "sister wives" premiered on tlc sunday and almost immediately after it started the brown family of lehi, utah found they are under investigation for the very lifestyle they allowed reality cameras to fill. . >> i'm a polygamist. but, we're not the polygamists you think you know. >> reporter: the mysterious world of polygamy on full display sunday as the brown family, all 21 of them, starred
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in the premiere of tlc's new reality series "sister wives". >> i just fell in love, and then i fell in love again, and then i fell in love again. >> reporter: an astounding 2.3 million viewers tuned in to catch a glimpse of the world of 41-year-old kody, his four wives, children and three step-children. >> some people think, how do you feel when he's off with another woman and they are having sex? gosh darn it, they better. >> reporter: by allowing reality cameras into their home the browns may have allowed real trouble into their lives. trouble that may cost them their freedom. >> we are investigating the brown family for the crime of big me. >> reporter: utah police have launched an investigation to determine if the mormon family is breaking the state law against multiple marriages. police say the investigation was brought on by the publicity surrounding the show. >> as happy consenting adults, this is what we have chosen. >> reporter: the family says freedom of religion should allow
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them to continue their way of life. the hbo series "big love" turned the spotlight back on polygamy, a practice banned by the mormon church in 1980. >> marge and i, we're second-class citizens. >> reporter: in 2008 the issue grabbed headlines with a polygamist compounds run by this convicted sex offender was raided and more than 400 children removed. >> we don't ever promote the lifestyle. this is kind of the thing i would actually say, hey, buddies, don't try this at home. >> the brown family says they are not surprised by the added scrutiny saying when we decided to do the show, we knew there would be risks but for the sake of our family and, most importantly, our kids, we felt it was a risk worth
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up next, parents you know you're supposed to be role models, right? do these adults look like role models to you?
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we'll find out what happened to the dads in this pee wee football game here on "the early show" on cbs. know, know, know ♪ grandma is the bestest. the total package. grandpa's cooooooooool. way cool. ♪ grandpa spoils me rotten. ♪ to know, know, know you ♪ is to love... some people call us frick and frack. we do finger painting. this is how grandpa and i roll. ♪ and i do [ pins fall ] grandma's my best friend. my best friend ever. my best friend ever. ♪ [ laughing ] [ boy laughs ] ♪ to know, know, know you after this we're gonna get ice cream. can we go get some ice cream? yeah. ♪ and i do ♪ and i do
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teach good sportsmanship. which is why a fight between coaches and parents at a pee wee football game is attracting national attention and outrage. cbs news national correspondent jeff glor has the story. good morning. >> harry, good morning to you. it was supposed to be a fun game for 11 and 12-year-olds in texas 20 miles south of houston and became an adult brawl. now, the kids are paying the price for their parents' mistakes. a fan shooting home video of the pee wee football game captured the ugly scene from the stands. it began just after you see one player for the patriots run for a touchdown. what you don't see out of the camera's view, two players who collided beginning to scuffle. one parent stepped in, followed by many, many more. before long, a wave of angry dads streamed away from the field, pushing, shoving, punching. >> the coaches actually did that
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in front of us because that's a bad example for us. >> reporter: the melee included this especially ugly moment. one patriots coach blind-siding a father from the other team, a sucker orders punch to the back of the head even while one of the young players nearby tried to play peacemaker encouraging adults to settle down. obviously he had little success. fans watched stunned. >> shock and waiting, hoping that it's going to end any minute. >> reporter: now, what's inciting even more anger and frustration is a decision by the local football league, which has banned kids from both teams from postseason play. even though it's pretty clear the parents were responsible for elevating a rough tackle between kids into an all-out brawl between adults. >> i don't think it's fair they punished up for what the coaches did. >> parents and players will try to convince the board to change
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its ruling. but right now the league has said that ruling is final. harry. >> the kids are being punished. >> right. >> what's happening with the coaches? >> some are being punished, as well. the first one has resigned now banned for life from the league. some of the other coaches have been tossed out for the remainder of the season but authorities are saying right now no criminal charges are going to be filed. even given that sucker-punch you saw, which is -- >> what a story. wow. >> some of the fathers said they just all had dad moments. >> off the charts. jeff glor, thank you very much. do appreciate it. up next, she's australia's meks top model, oh, no, not her. the live tv mistake you won't believe when we come back. my doctor said most calcium supplements...
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her first walk down the runway and all of a sudden producers rip off her sash and grab her tiera saying, oops, story, we need the roses back. something kind of similar happened in australia, not a beauty pageant but "australia's next top model" they announced the winner and turns out they got it wrong. it turned out innocently enough. >> the winner and australia's next top model for 2010 is -- it's you, kelsey. >> reporter: the 19-year-old was crowned the contest winner during the live tv finale last night. but while giving her acceptance speech, host sarah murdoch interrupted with a reality show's worst nightmare. >> i'm so sorry about this, oh, my god. i don't know what to say. this is not -- it was a complete accident, i'm so sorry. it's amanda, i'm so sorry.
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it was fed to me wrong. >> an apparent back-stake miscommunication resulted in the wrong order. kelsey was actually the runner-up and 18-year-old amanda ware, the winner. she took the news pretty well, congratulating her rival and even trying to console the distraught hope. >> don't worry. it's okay. >> it's an honest mistake, it's fine. >> reporter: but the controversy didn't end with speculation swirling the mistake was no accident and the bizarre mix-up was a publicity stunt to boost ratings, vehemently denied by the show's judges. >> at the end of the show, why would you do that? >> of course it fell really good to win for that 2030 seconds. you know, amanda won fair and square with her voice and like i said i'm here for the career, i want a modeling career, you know and to be i feel like i've achieved that. >> reporter: along with a place
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in reality tv immortality. she is certainly getting more attention this morning. >> that's classic. >> and everyone is saying she's been handling this with such grace, she's been handling it so well. she also did walk away, she walked away with $25,000, a trip to new york, perhaps would like to join us here on "the early show." >> i was going to say, they better at least get her a prize. >> yeah, she gets that runner-up prize but the girl who actually won taking the top prize, of course a modeling contract and a number of other -- >> i read on line the host is actually going to be answering questions at some point today because the internet is abuzz with the fact a lot of people saying this is all a set-up. >> it is really something to me, here's why, it shouldn't have taken that long to regardless the mistake. >> that part -- >> the speech is happening and they are really into this process before they realize it's a mistake? >> she may be in shock but the host's reaction was a little -- >> yeah. >> it was an accident. you don't have to say that if it really was an accident.
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our super parenting panel is back. with lots more expert advice. all kinds of questions this morning including how to start saving and when to start saving for college or this is actually for both of you, when to start talking about the birds and the bees. >> we'll hold your hand through it. >> we're make sure you are okay. >> now we can veer right off of the cliff on that one. this is very interesting, because we're taking -- we have questions we have generated, we have questions from twitter, we have questions from facebook and from our website, a great way for you to get involved in the broadcast and not afraid to tackle the tough stuff rng right. >> exactly. >> except for me. we'll be right back. your local news is next.
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first, we'll check traffic with sharon gibala. well, it's gotten busy. and it's been a busy commute. we have an accident on the outer lupe at lock raven. that's causing a delay to bel air road. and another accident at owings mills and a crash in rosedale and another one in perry hall and honey go boulevard. three in the city and a water main break. and on 95, there's an 11 minute
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drive from white marsh to 895. there's 29 a and there's the lanes to the west nursery road. there's the westside of the beltway and typical delays. this is brought to you by lexus. there's a change event, where you won't find just a great deal, but a great lexus. the family of a howard county teen is out raged at the sentence handed down. mike schuh has the story. >> reporter: the family of the 16-year-old victim is none too happy about the sentence. and he was killed a year ago in elkridge. and the 27-year-old admitted he's a heroin addict and he was carrying heroin when arrested for drunk driving after the accident. the prosecutors worked out a plea deal for dui and heroin possession. he'll be on house arrest for six months.
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the victim's family says that a life is worth more punishment. a 33 year veteran of the police department is dead after a car accident. his car went off the road and investigators are blaming the weather for the accident. a lot of energy at the inner harbor. mayor stephanie rawlings-blake took part of the healthy city. don, we're watching the low pressure streaming up the east coast. you can see below south of pipe mime on the national hurricane center model. you can see the moisture pressing our wawa,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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boy, it's a wonderful crowd we have on the plaza. you know, i could describe you as a tight-kmit group of. >> ha-ha-ha. ha-ha. >> we'll get back to that joke in a second. >> search kmiting for charity. i have a trivia question, what is the difference between kmiting and crocheting? >> that's a good question. i'm sure we'll get the answer soon. >> kmitt is with two needle sz
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and crocheting with one. >> coming up our super panel reempanelled once again to answer all kinds of questions from the birds and the bees to -- >> -- to the flowers and the trees. >> what medicines to give your kids or not give to your kids and how to save money for college with rebecca jarvis dr. jennifer ashton and jennifer hartstein will be here, as well, in a few minutes. >> if you are moving long distance or ever have you know it is a nightmare and also can be a scam. people will quote you a price on the phone. when the truck actually shows up they double or triple the price. our susan koeppen will show us a mover who did that in front of our hidden cameras and we'll show you how to protect yourself. >> first a check of the news. good morning. >> the joys of moving. good morning to everyone. this morning southern florida is on flood alert a soaking tropical depression is now making its way up the coast.
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maximum sustained winds at this hour of 35 miles per hour. our miami station joins us now. >> reporter: good morning. south florida getting quite a soaking i'm ankle wading in ankle-deep water. we're on miami beach and when you have the downpours, flooding is a concern, exactly what is happening on o the roadways giving motorists who come through the area quite a bit of trouble making their way through. of course, that's something to be cautious about. in preparation for this storm, water management officials, of course, began to pump our drainage systems to make sure any excess water or debris was out of the way to help deter some of the water runoff but we are dealing with some of these flooding across south florida. the news as of right now, we are not quite in the clear as this rain is expected to continue through the afternoon. erica? >> sadly, only o the beginning. thanks. officials in southern mexico now say at least four people
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were killed and 11 missing following a massive mudslide. it was triggered by days of heavy rain. the river of mud and rock swept down a hillside yesterday. a commuter jet forced to make an emergency landing in milwaukee because of landing gear problems, this is the second such incident in just four days. the skywest airlines jet lanned yesterday without one of its main landing gear. none of the 39 people on board were injured. but, this is the same type of jet that made an emergency landing with landing gear problems in new york on saturday. former president jimmy carter spent the night in a cleveland hospital, he suffered stock mac problems from a flight from atlanta yesterday. his family says he is doing fine. mr. carter plans to resume his book tour later today. talk about a celebrity-studded reopening for the grand ole opry in nation ville last night. some of the biggest names were there to celebrate the rebirth of the historic venue five months after severe flooding
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forced its closer. among them martina mcbride, keith urban and brad paisley. >> ♪ safe to say that i'm going to get my payback if he's anything like me ♪ >>. >> the legendary grand old o op pre radio show didn't miss a broadcast while the opry house was repaired, it has been the home of the show since 1984. here's kay koushg with a preview of tonight's "cbs evening news". good morning, we'll take you to japan to look at their education system. why are teachers there so revered and respected and could the model work here in this country? that story and much more tonight only on the "cbs evening news" now back to "the early show." >> let's get you outside where we find dave price with another check of the
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all right, good morning, we're watching tropical depression number 16 ourselves. we're seeing the moisture as far north of the mouth of the cheese peek and the storm is in the middle, being squeezed up the east coast. look at the hurricane model. the winds are 36 miles per hour, that's not the issue, it's the rain up the i-95 corridor as the storm passes >> this weather report sponsored by mercedes benz. experience truly great engineering today at your authorized dealer. >> not bad, huh? did this in the last 30 seconds. it will be sold through land's inn. harry, over to you.
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in this morning's "eye on parenting" our experts answer your questions, you asked about everything from health and finances to the birds and the bees and here to respond our early show contributors dr. jennifer hartstein, child and adolescent psychologist, early show medical show correspondent dr. jennifer ashton and our news and business correspondent rebecca jarvis. we have a lot to talk about. >> yes, we do. >> i want to start with a question for you dr. hartstein. this one comes from a viewer in los angeles. >> i have a 9-year-old daughter and she's grilling us already about the talk. so, she knows about the body parts, men's instrumental cycle. she doesn't have a detail.
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i'm hoping you have information on a decision to approach it. >> very important and common question. >> it is very important and common question. she needs to know a lot about the basics so you want to keep that conversation open and answer the questions that she's asking you. she's 9. it's an appropriate time to start that dialogue in an ongoing way. shouldn't be a single talk. it should be multiple times over however long she wants to ask. let her lead the conversation, because i think the fact is the parents may think she wants to know one thing and she wants to know something else. you want her to be able to be open. the more open and honest you are with your kid at that time and your parenting can let them feel comfortable, the more and better prepared they are later. i think it is a real important protective factor. parents have to get over their own anxiety about that and be open to talking -- >> this is very serious. you have written an entire book about it. >> that's right. the other important thing, harry, 9 might sound very young but a recent study showed girls as young as 7 years of age are
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having breast development. so that's when you need to talk with them as jen mentioned. >> ongoing. >> it has to. one time is not enough. things change the o older they get. >> we have a specific question for you, dr. ashton, from our "early show" facebook page. stacey asks what is safe to give my one-year-old for a cold? this is a really good question. >> so important, harry, especially this time of year when a lot of colds are going around, kids are back this school, doing sports. recently in the news we've heard a lot about the fact that over-the-counter cold medicines really can be dangerous in children under the age of 6 and the american academy of pediatrics is really trying to emphasize to parents let the cold run its course. most colds last five to seven days. >> as a parent your instinct, i have to respond to this in some way. >> right. >> the best response is? >> watchful waiting there. are things you can do because any parent of a child knows when
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they are congested not only are they miserable but you're miserable. saline drops, really safe, you can use a drop or spray and use a bulb suction to pull that stuff out of their those and make them filbert. important to be well hydrated, drink water and lots of fluids. last will bring them into the bathroom, human fire sgloopz steam, steam, steam. we have a skype kwi. are you with us? what's your question. >> we have two small children and my question is when we should start teaching them about being responsible for money and saving for the future? >> it's a great question, a question a lot of parents ask themselves and the answer is it is never too early to start but just like the medical responses you've heard from both jennifers this morning it is about an ongoing conversation not sitting down and having one conversation in life with your children but constantly teaching them through how you behave yourself and, also, when you are at the grocery store there, are moments
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to teach them about the cost of things, always a good idea, also, to set up bank accounts for your children and take them to the bank when you set it up so they can see this had how it all works. >> money has to go before money comes out. >> that's right. >> how crazy. >> thank you. >> this is specifically for you, dr. hartstein. you'll remember a week or so ago we had the story about the kids, bullies on the school bus. there is a disabled child on the school bus. these kids are being bullied. the father gets on the bus, tries to, you know, do something about it. intervene in some way, shape, or form. one of our viewers wrote us a note and said, how can a kid be expected to learn anything when they are scared, depressed, embarrassed and abused? what do you give open owe what advice do you give a parent in a situation like this? >> it's a really, really tough situation when we are so flooded with emotion it is hard to let any information in at all for. adults or for kids. especially for kids to regulate it. it is important for parents and schools to work together at really figuring out what's
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happening. put in some anti-bullying programs, talk about violence, find those kids because what happens is they are more prone to depression, anxiety, more prone to not going to school and really having school failure. we really want to work with the schools, with the families, to talk about how to put in some protective programming, get them extra help outside of school if they need it, all of those things so that they can really participate the best they can. >> a tough one. dr. ashton, back to you. this question comes from a mom from dallas, take a look. >> how important is it to immunize your children and what could happen if you don't? >> couldn't be more controversial. >> absolutely. but, the cdc, centers for disease control, is crystal clear, harry, immunizations save lives. we have to remember 50, 100 years ago, people died of things like chickenpox and measles. we have heard recently about whooping cough outbreaks, infants dying being exposed by people who don't get
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revaccinated by adults. understand it is a public health issue and for your individual child. if you have questions or concerns talk to their pediatricians. they are very accustomed to spacing out the scheduled immunizations and really talking parents through their concern. >> jennifer, jennifer, rebecca, thank you all very, very much. for more "eye on parenting" all you need to do including blogs, photo essays, web series, go to our website i have a feeling we'll be doing this again. up next, don't call a mover until you see our undercover investigation. we caught a common scam on tape as it happened. you don't want to miss it. we'll be right back. for strong bones, i take calcium.
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anyone who has moved knows how frustrating it be to
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relocate. when you hire a professional mover to help ease the load. how do you make sure you didn't get ripped off. so you soon cope pen is here to tell us g. morning. >> the better bns bureau has received more than 27,000 moving-related complaints. unless you do your homework, you may be the next moving scam victim it's exhausting. it's expensive. and, it's just plain stressful. but, many americans say moving wasn't just a nightmare. it was a scam. >> more than 40 million americans will move to another home this year so there are a lot of people out there that fraudulent movers can take vanch of. >> reporter: tile ler green moved his family from the east coast to phoenix and hired budget van lines to do the job. he received a binding estimate for $3400. >> somebody out of california. >> reporter: but budget
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van lines was a moving broker. they hired a second company, ideal, moving and storage, to execute the move. >> brokers are really middlemen that are involved in the process because they are looking for a piece of the action. that's not the person you are going to be dealing with. >> reporter: to tyler's surprise, when ideal showed up on moving day, they had a different contract for him to sign. this time, for $9,000. $5500 more than the original binding estimate. >> after everything had been loaded, they were writing stuff down and kind of gave me a copy of it and didn't seem like it was right. >> reporter: so, when tyler greene got to arizona, he asked for help from the arizona department of weights and measures. >> we run into a great deal of this. i wish it weren't so. >> reporter: when the movers arrived in phoenix. >> i'm skrchlt j. strong from the department of -- >> reporter: j.j.str o oh and o our cameras were waiting. >> sir, the reason i'm here there was a dispute over the pricing on this. i'm interested in what your documentation shows versus what
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he was sent. >> i have no idea. >> okay. >> i pick up the stuff. i don't do any paperwork. >> well, that puts you at risk. i'd prefer you dfnt do that. >> reporter: turns the driver in the unmarked ryder truck worked for yet a third company hired to move tyler greene's belongings. >> you the one unfortunately to make a final decision because you are here and the possessions here -- >> reporter: after a quick call to ideal moving & storage. >> we got a major problem here. >> reporter: the movers decided to unload the truck for the original price of $3400. >> the load and unload has been fine. it's just the business that came in between it that was the problem. >> reporter: and a statement to o cbs news ideal moving & stoernlg says, quote, the customer received a bining estimate based on an incomplete list of items that was provided during the initial order for service. budget van lines says, quote, due to this incident bvl has
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suspended service with ideal moving & stoernlg pending further investigation. based on our report the federal motor carrier safety administration is investigating tyler greene's case, maggie. >> he was lucky he had someone to help him. >> exactly right. >> for people who don't, what steps should people take to make things go well. >> first, know who you are dealing with, make sure the company you are hiring is the company doing the move. you saw in his case a lot of different people involved. also, make sure you get an in-home estimate. that means that somebody comes to your house, they go through single room, they see everything that you want moved. and then, also you can go to website, great information what to do when moving or get scammed. >> very good stuff. susan, thank you. harry? we've got a story with a happy ending. lovely young couple here, they are -- he's going to propose, right, on the brooklyn bridge and he has the ring out and he
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drops it? uhhh. you'll love the end of this story, trey and kelsey will tel, [ male announcer ] are you paying more and more for cable and enjoying it less and less? stop paying for second best. upgrade to verizon fios and get tv, internet and phone for just $99.99 a month for a year. call now and we'll include this unbeatable bonus: over 110 premium channels including starz, showtime, hbo and more -- free for 3 months.
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hello again, it's a nice day now, but not so nice later on. sharon has a nice morning in traffic control. well, i don't have a pretty picture to show you now. we have a look live look at the accident. it's outside. we think take a live look at 395. 395 northbound at mlk. that's blocking the left lane and it's causing a jam. a wreck on 795. that's still there on the off ramp. there's a crash in catonsville and another one in bel air and three in the city at calhoun and cumberland and gwen's falls
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and one more on severn. meantime, there's a live look outside. all of the delays in all of the usuals spues this morning. this is brought to you by toyota. buy right the first time and save more in the long run. back to you, don. >> good luck this afternoon. here's marty. we saw the traffic cams, it's nice and calm and that will change as the tropical depression 16 gets compressed and squeezed up the east coast. we'll go to the national hurricane center model. the winds aren't a huge factor, but it's the moisture of the storm that's gathered and we'll pull north. and the spaghetti model is starting to agree, it's going to be out to the west. and the strong side of the storm is going to be over the 95 corridor, that's where the bulk of the rain, maybe five
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inches will be. most counties have a rain related watch in effect. it's going to be a tough period for sure. right now, it's calm and maybe a touch of rain later. >> thank you, six months, that's how long a man will spend behind bars for driving drunk and killing a teen. good morning, don and earn. the family of the 16-year-old victim is none too happy about the sentence. this 16-year-old was killed in elkridge. the 27-year-old admitted he's a heroin addict and he was carrying heroin and he was arrested for drunk driving after the accident. the prosecutors worked out a plea deal for dui and heroin possession, he'll do six months in prison and be on house arrest and the victim's family says, a life is worth more punishment. don, back to you.
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stay, with wjz-13, up next, how to feed your family for 50 bucks a week and keira knightly talks s ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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welcome back to "the early show." coming up an interview with keira knightley. i was trying to o figure out my favorite movie of hers. it is impossible there, are so many good ones. >> so many. >> this is unlike she's done before. she'll talk to amanda holden about that and tell us what it's like to be a movie star since the age of 17, actually just eight years ago for her. >> also ahead this morning. a test for our friend katie lee. listen up, now, make one week of healthy dinners for a family of four, spend less than $50 total.
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>> for the entire week. >> seven meals. >> $50, okay. >> 50 bucks, sounds impossible. she created an amazing menu and will show us what she cooked up for us in a moment. >> good idea. i need help with that. plus the man who popped the question but, ugh, dropped the ring, it is actually a fantastic story. we're happy to report it's got a great ending. there you see the beautiful couple, they get engaged on the brooklyn bridge. >> he dropped it from the bridge? oh, my god. >> yeah. you'll hear the full story. got news, she got the ring. in case you wonder, she did say yes, which is good, right. >> oh, my gosh. i can only wait to hear how they found the ring. >> we'll meet the man who saved the question and will answer your question. >> absolutely. >> now
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well, good morning, areas of carolina, nothing here. take a look at the doppler weather radar. you can see the low that could become nicole. whether it does or not, don't get hung up on the name. it has moisture with it. we have shower activities and close to it, just, really that's the delmarva. and the forecast today calling for 73 and a touch of rain partia >> an ver sees, 27 years and 16 years from fort wayne, indiana. hip-hip crochet, hip-hip crochet
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to you! that's a quick look at your weather picture. >> why i do laugh at every dumb thing you say? you've got to stop. >> that thank you. thank you. kerry nightly best known in starring in beautiful movies about days gone by. her new film is very different. amanda holden spoke with her in london and joins us with the story. good to see you g. morning, amanda. >> good morning, mag dee. yes, she's a london girl and said she had a lovely childhood but actually a movie star since age 17. she's since made a dozen films and says non of the characters she's played are like her. unlike her previous work, this movie is horror film, and i say that because it fills you with horror and has taken keira in a whole new direction. playing the quintessential english art skrat, she has
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illuminated costume drams -- >> and a decency and moral sense. >> we took her to the town hall here in london, where they filmed scenes from her new movie about school children "never let me go". >> incredibly lnt and you look at them, as well, wow, how touching this is troord nary then you realize the truth. >> students here are special. keeping yourselves well, keeping yourselves healthy inside is of paramount importance. >> in the film modern medicine a is taken to chilling extremes. the movie depicks a movie in which children are born and bred to be organ donors. >> it is frightening but more about humanity's ability to look the other way, i think, in the fact that your morals can go out the window if you think that you
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can survive in a certain way, whatever your morals may be. >> there's a scene where you all as teenagers are all in that cafe. because you have for real experience with the outside world i know you've done roll-play within school lessons. i wonder if you can say anything els else? >>. >> a moment in your own life where you were comfortably properly? >> comfortably. ever day, unfortunately. i think that that -- i think, again, if you are taking the whole film as a snap tsdzshot of everybody's life that's very much the first time you go into a pub, desperately trying to be grown up but not actually able to do that and i'm constantly doing that.
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i do all the time. i'm wearing high heels today, a really bad idea. >> within the film you are in a love triangle. >> yeah. >> have you ever been in a love triangle yourself. >> how boring of me. >> it's time. >> it's time. i don't know. we'll see. >> shall we all look for o some ribbon together? >> her love life seems rock solid, actually, seen with the actor since they met. although she absolutely does not talk about him. >> i've just seen a short film by your real leading man. >> yes. >> how is it working about together again? >> i have no idea who you are talking about, by the way. um, it was -- yeah, it was great. >> but it isn't limited to -- o earlier this month she stopped
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traffic in the streets of paris fi filming for chanel. is that the real you? do you feel comfortable, or are you more of a mo-ped. >> great fun, really good fun. how many times can you wear a beige catsuit by chanel. >> did you get to take it home? >> no. >> while no one wears a costume, any better, she seems casual, comfortable in her own skin. she's such a girl's girl and someone that you really want to be friends with. after we did the interview i said to her have you got a free day now and she said, yes, i'm off to o do my washing, laundry you to, so glamorous. >> she really does seem really down to earth. i was watching your piece, amanda and trying to think of my favorite, the ones you
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mentioned, i thought of so many and i remembered that little movie she did, "bend it like beckham" where she played soccer -- football. did she mention that. >> i asked her that question, do you sort of kick a ball around? he said it's really funny you ask me that because just the other day she went to the park apparently with a load of men who were friends and they all thought she would be fannic and she said the minute she kicked the ball she missed and screamed and her leg was too high, she said i'm absolutely rubbish at football. so it was obviously camera tickery. >> i love your new hair-do, by the way. >> thank you. congratulations on the baby. >> i'll send you a picture. >> do. >> last week trey turner proposed to his girlfriend, now fiance, kelsey kramer. now you can understand why his hands may have been shaking. unfortunately he was stanning on o the brooklyn bridge with the
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engagement ring and it was dropped. luckily, though, a construction engineer working on the bridge proved that ring's best friends. they are joining us along with their hero doug reese. this is a wonderful story. i love sitting here getting to know the three of you this morning, take us back to that moment, trey, why did you pick the brooklyn bridge? there is a story to that, as well. >> first of all, we're from florida and so kelsey loves water and there's lots of bridges in florida. i mean, bridges are really one of her favorite things. she's always, you know, talked about it, she loves the water and we came up here and visited. she's working up here now so she had just moved up here and we visited over the summer and her parents actually used to live up here and one of the things they said, they are like you have to go across the brooklyn bridge and walk across it and so fun, you get to see the city and everything and we had done that, one of our favorite things and really magical and this was kind of just this memory of us together and one of kelsey's favorite things. i talked to her mom before when i bought the ring.
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she took me out to dinner after i bought the ring she's like how are you going to do it, all excited. i was like, i want to surprise her and all that and we decided the brooklyn bridge would be the perfect place. >> it's perfect. that in itself is the telling of a great story how you got engaged. so, kelsey there, you are standing on the bridge, trey is getting ready to go off, ready to go on tour, a musician. you are going to have to sa good-bye soon then all of a sudden everything is happening. did you know at the time he was going to propose? >> i had no idea. no, i just thought we were going out for a celebration of him leaving -- not of him leaving -- but, yeah, my birthday. and so, we were walking and he was behind me, it was really busy and crowded and the first thing i xhoo knew i heard his voice and i heard something and i turned around and knew from his face what he dropped after i saw his face but no idea before that at all. >> drew: realized he dropped your engagements ring.
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>> uh-huh. >> what was the first thing that went through your head? >> how upset he probably was and what i was going to make him feel better and i had no idea. so -- >> you saved up for a long time. you could actually hear it clinging, i understand as it went through the slots. >> yes. i heard -- i watched it and saw it fall and heard it and immediately dropped to my hands and knees looking to try to find it and just disbelief, you know. and somewhere in there came up with some awesome pick-up line of i just dropped your engagement ring off the brooklyn bridge, will you marry me? >> of course, she said yes. >> absolutely. >> you get smart, the bridge is under construction. you call and doug reese happens to be the man who found the ring. you get a call an engagement ring has been dropped on the bridge. an professional engineer for a couple decades but ever had a call like this, we need you to look for an engagement ring. >> never. this is the first ring mission
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i've gone on. >> it was successful. you really wanted it to be successful. >> i did. i did. i really did. i proposed to my wife on top of a mayan pyramid in mexico and it went through my mind if i had dropped that, i would have been devastated and i thought, how they must be feeling at that time. and i really wanted to find that ring for them. so, yeah, we made it our mission to o go out there and find that ring. >> did it take very long? >> no. they were really, really lucky. it's amazing how lucky they were when you think about all the things that had to happen for that ring to be found. but, if they would have lost that ring a month ago, there would have been no shield there. it would be at the bottom of the river. they would have lost it on the manhattan side of the bridge, there was no shield there, either. if they would have lost it a month from now -- there would be so much work going on it would be like finding a needle in a haystack. as luck would have it we went down there within 10, 15 minutes not even in a nook or cranny,
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right on top of the shield. >> during the break, a as you held hands i saw you looking at the hand, a really sweet moment. >> yeah. >> before we let you go, you said to me it's not really about the ring. what's the most important thing about all this for you? >> us being engaged. >> we're getting married. as our friends would say, finally. >> took my time. >> no, it's that our -- big changes, i moved away and the fact we are finally getting married and can finally live together and finally start our life. >> it's great. congratulations. >> thank you. >> to both of you. doug, thanks for o being here, as well. keep us posted on the wedding. and don't lose that ring harry. >> what a great story. thanks, guys. making healthy meals for a family can be expensive. we challenged o our "early show" krebtor katie lee to come up with a week's worth of delicious dinners, thereon this for fifth
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bucks. she was up to the challenge, of course, and joins us this morning. when you first heard this, $50 for one, two, three, four, five, six, seven family meals, family of four, right, did you think it was really possible. >> you know, i knew it was possible but it was going to take some thought and we are four people, fifty bucks, seven meals it sounds like quite a challenge but with careful planning, it is very doable. when you are putting that much thought into your meals, you are much more likely to make healthy decisions. >> right. not making the jump decision, the spurr of the moment choice as you go through the store. >> or, hey, kids we're late after soccer practice let's go through the drive-through. when you know you have this at home you are much more likely to have something healthy. those fast-food meals average about eight dollars a person. all of ours average about two dollars a person. >> you did everything, four people, seven meals, less than $50. >> yes. isn't that amazing? >> as we go along we'll talk
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about the planning because this ended up about being really thinking ahead. >> really thinking ahead and making a list. >> monday night we'll have pork melanase? in a restaurants i'd be thrilled if someone served me that. boneless porkchops are a really good alternative to skinless, boneless chicken breasts about 7.99 a pounds. these are much less expensive pound it thin, coat it with bread crumbs, this the arugal is fresh and yummy, would you believe only $1.68 a person. >> i like it. >> fantastic, right? that is going to taste so good. monday, off with a bang. tuesday. >> baked ravaoli with spinach. i like one vegetarian night because you will save money and nobody the miss it with a dish like this. a two-pounds bag is about two bucks. so, this ends up being $1.62 a person, really, really good. >> frozen food section or?
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>> right. mix it with frozen spinach and fro o zen vegetables are always less expensive and have just as many if not more vitamins frozen as soon as they are picked. >> katie, you are knocking it around in this morning. >> save some of that cheese we'll use it later. >> okay all right. >> wednesday night, this is so yummy, lemon chicken with polena and roasted beats. buying a whole chicken is always less expensive. >> cut it up yourself. >> and save your beet greens we'll use them later. >> a lot of times you throw it away but it is delicious. >> you know, what i was a doubter and i'm starting to become a convert. >> we'll use the beet greens thursday with or salmon cakes and dillled orzo o. wild salmon is about $19.99 a pound but in a can is much less expensive. don't turn up your nose. we loved. >> we ate it as kids.
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>> and orzo only 80 cents for a whole box so you use it later. sauteed with butter and garlic and you are in business. this is 2.16 a person. really, really graflt. >> what's this. >> next up, friday night we'll have calzones with broccoli and chicken. >> thank goodness. i had no idea what it was. >> harry. this is really good. i saved leftover chicken from wednesday night, shredded it, mixed with frozen broccoli and cheese left from tuesday night's ravaoli, whole wheat pizza dough is a dollar -- >> you don't have to make it yourself. >> guess what this was 62 cents a person. tell me a pizza parlor in america you can do that. >> can't. what's this. >> sausage and lentil stew, they about a dollar a pound mixed with sausage, cale and tomatoes, hearty and delicious. next up, sunday night, beef fahitas, you can still have a
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nice steak with peppers, onions, sour cream, really fun all of these less than $50. we came in at 49.40. how do you like that. >> that's really strong, a powerful performance. thank you very much. you can find these recipes and more on our website. all you need to do is go to we're going to be right back. you are watching "the early show" on cbs. you did a good job.,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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welcome back. last night we all enjoyed the season premiere of one of the best shows on cbs, "the good wife" starring of course julianna margulies and our very own erica hill. >> look at the gentleman's feet, they are pointing away from her husband. now, let's look at mrs. clinton's feet. they are facing toward her
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husband. this is a marriage that can recover. now let's look at alicia's, one foot toward her husband, one foot away from her husband. it just signifies ambivalence. >> you were amazing. >> you don't even need to speak, you had a really strong performance. >> it was really hard to play myself. it was a hard performance. >> show me how you got that nod down. >> i was listening to you. >> one more time? >> and the glasses just clinched it. >> lucky for them i was still dealing with my "erration at that point o. we didn't have a choice. >> can i ask you a question? >> yeah. >> did they give you direction. >> no, they didn't. apparently they had shot the scene with an actor being a newsperson and said it just didn't feel real so they said, can we shoot something on "the early show" set? and i said sure. >> you were believable in your look. >> i actually had some lines. >> they were cut. >> have you been invited back?
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>> i have. >> see. >> wow, recurring role. >> see. >> wow, recurring role. >> so keep watching "the good,, i'm frank kratovil and i approve this message. the real andy harris. buried in his website - a promise to replace the tax code with a 23% sales tax and eliminate the mortgage
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interest deduction. a bush tax panel said families would pay $6,000 more a year. a reagan tax advisor calls it a very dumb idea. but that's not his only bad idea. harris was the only senator to vote against expanding the child care tax credit and against the state's cancer treatment program. andy harris' extreme ideas will cost us.
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>> hello again, marty's in the first warning weather center. >> as a matter of fact, i have to tell you, we'll go to the first warning doppler weather radar. tropical depression 16 is at 4 miles per hour wind speedwise. it's coming in cold and the moisture is moving as far north as the mouth of the cheek peek bay. well, the low is going 200 miles south west of miami and the entire system is in the middle of this. and we'll take a look at the information from the national hurricane center. the jet stream is out to the west and the high pressure is to the east. it's squeezing like a tube of
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tooth paste. it will move real fast. the worst time for us is going to be tomorrow afternoon and tomorrow night. it's probably going to come over us. that's out to the west and the heaviest rain is going to be east of the low and the bulk of the state with the acception of garrett and allegany county. everyone has a water related effect. today, we'll start to see rain here by the middle of the afternoon. and 73 degrees is the high and rain for tonight and steady, heavy rain tomorrow and 75 is the high and that will be out of here by friday afternoon. in the news, a man gets six months in prez after admitting to killing a teen after driving drunk. some are calling that way too lenient. good morning, don and everyone. the family of the victim isn't happy about the sentence.
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their son was killed a year ago riding his bike. the 27-year-old admitted he's a heroin addicted and he was carrying heroin and arrested for drunk driving after the accident. the prosecutors worked out a plea deal and he'll do six months in prison and be on house arrest for six months. the victim's family says that a life is worth more punishment. >> >> thank you, and the family of a 14-year-old electrocuted settled a lawsuit with the electrical company. family reached a settlement. the terms are unknown this morning. a police department veteran is killed in an accident in pennsylvania. the 61-year-old was on his way to abram in pen state and his
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